Tag Archives: Nikon interviews

Nikon executive: “for the time being, we will concentrate on mirrorless cameras”

In a recent interview, Hirotaka Ikegami (Nikon Managing Executive Officer, head of Nikon Imaging Business) said that “for the time being, we will concentrate on mirrorless cameras.” Nikon already sees some recovery starting in China.  The interview does not offer any other interesting information worth reporting here – it’s just a reteriation of Nikon’s financial results […]

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Nikon interview: “demand is returning strongly”, “steady” sales for the latest cameras, more DX Z-mount lenses coming, DSLRs and F-mount delays expected

Here is a recap of a recent AP interview with Tetsuya Morimoto (Director at Nikon Europe):

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Dpreview posted another vanilla interview with Nikon executives

Dpreview posted another vanilla interview with Nikon executives and to be honest I had a hard time finding anything interesting to report (not to blame Dpreview, they did ask several interesting questions). Here are a few quotes:

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New Nikon interview: “we plan to move faster on our lens roadmap for Nikon Z”

Phototrend published a new interview with Nikon – here are the highlights: Nikon will continue to promote both F-mount and Z-mount systems. DSLRs still have the upper hand over hybrid cameras in sports and press photography. Nikon plans to expand our entire Z-mount system, including the lens range. Nikon will meet the needs of hybrid photographers […]

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Lensvid interview with Nikon: “there is still a demand for still photography and video that smartphones simply cannot meet”

Lensvid published their interview with Nikon – nothing interesting to report, just plain vanilla answers. Nikon did not even want to do a video interview in order to have a full control of the answers given. Here are some of the Q&A:

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Nikon interview with AP: “Mirrorless isn’t going to be for everybody”, “we’re focusing closely on mid to high-end product development”

AP published their interview with Nikon. Her is a quick recap:

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Nikon executive: “we want to increase the development speed of new products and shorten the lead time to put out new products”

The Japanese website Newswitch published an interview with Nikon Executive Officer Gokyu ShinYoshimi. Here is a brief recap:

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Imaging Resource: “Guess what? Z-mount really DOES help lens design… and AF!”

Imaging Resource published a new interview with a group of top Nikon executives and engineering managers. Here are the main points:

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